Upton Upon Severn – Worcestershire County Show CHAMPIONS 2018

On Saturday 26th May 2018, over 70 Upton Young Farmers competed in over 100 competitions, to end the day with huge success! The Saturday morning of the County Show had arrived, months of planning, and weeks of sleepless nights had all boiled down to this one, long, day. Upton arrived on the Show site in Hanley Castle bright and early … Read More

Charity Tractor Run in Memory of Nathan

Some 72 tractors took part in the Upton Young Farmers’ Club event at Hollybeds Farm in Upton, near Worcester. The vehicles drove over 30 miles for the mental health charity Mind and the Nathan Tomkins Trust. Mr Tomkins, who suffered from depression, was just 22-years-old when he killed himself on Christmas Eve in 2016. Nathan’s brother, Matt Tomkins, previously said: … Read More

Upton Upon Severn YFC Public Speaking and Dancing Success!

Words cannot describe how fantastic Sundays’ competitions were. Upton Upon Severn Young Farmers Club had great representation throughout the day and competed in nearly all of the competitions. Thank you to everyone that competed, supported, transported and donated various jugs, glass and costumes to aid the days success. Massive congratulations to Alex, James and Rachel for all placing in the … Read More

Rock and Roll Bingo Charity Event!

Upton Young Farmers welcomed members, families and friends to step back in time, to the swinging 60’s, smooth 70’s, raving 80’s and poptastic 90’s on Saturday, raising a tremendous £700 for Midlands Air Ambulance. Rock n Roll bingo hit Upton Young Farmers for a very entertaining and thrilling night, filled with a hearty homemade pie dinner, a touch of Christmas … Read More

The Pudding Shop

Here at Upton Young Farmers we never pass up a chance to get into the ‘Christmasy’ spirit, and last Wednesday the 9th of November was no exception to the rule. A group of 20 members visited The Pudding Shop in Upton Upon Severn to lean how to make Christmas puddings! After making our puddings we all had a well earned … Read More

Midlands Air Ambulance Bonfire Success

Thank you to everyone who came to the Upton Upon Severn Bonfire and supported the Midlands Air Ambulance. Also a massive thank you to all of the members and advisory who helped set up prior to the day, on the day itself or tidying after. The Farmers Arms, next door were very complimentary on how well presented and well behaved … Read More

Upton Upon Severn Sports Day Champions!

Congratulations to all took part in the Sports Day competitions on Sunday 6th November. Our juniors conquoured all in the Rounders competition, the Upton Upon Severn troop danced their way to the top in the cheerleading competition and our seniors vanquished the opposition in the mens’ Football competition. We would like to say a huge thank you to all of … Read More

Maze Maize Trip 2016

There is not many ways a story can go when you start by saying over 30 Young Farmers from both the Upton Upon Severn and Vale of Evesham clubs, head into the pitch black to hunt down dinosaurs. Ok, it may sound like a peculiar idea for a social, but actually we were welcomed by Rob and Clare at The … Read More

Red Deer Herbs Tour 2016

Starting off our new year with a bang, our new chairwoman, Rachel Gilder, organised a trip for Upton Upon Severn Young Farmers to visit Red Deer Herbs. After getting sufficiently lost in the outskirts of Pershore, trying to find a postcode the SatNav was adamant did not exist, we arrived at the new factory. Standing proud in the middle of … Read More